North Adams: Fundraiser benefits new workforce program


The Northern Berkshire Community Coalition's Community Outreach Volunteers will be hosting the Rockin' Raffle Waffle Bar FUNdraiser from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 7, at the UNO Community Center, 157 River St.

The event will feature a waffle bar in which attendees can dress their waffle with a variety of toppings.

The raffle supports the new workforce development program, Employ North Berkshire, which will help build employable skills and provide a success coach to North County individuals who are in search of steady employment.

Flannel Dan and the Panhandle Band, Common Folk, and many more will be performing live.

Admission is free and raffle tickets can be purchased the night of the event. Tickets cost $1 per ticket or $5 for an arm's length.

Raffle prizes have been donated by Berkshire Theatre Group, Mass MoCA, Oh Crepe, North Adams Movieplex, Sounds and Tones Records, Shear Madness Salon, and more.

Parking will be available in the lot on the corner of Bracewell Avenue and Houghton Street.

For more information, call Annie Rodgers at 413-663-7588.


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